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This exhibition traces the Arts & Crafts Movement, from the sudden craze for Japanese-inspired decoration in the 1880s to the non-historical ‘Art Nouveau’ of 1900, to the rugged Californian bungalow of 1920—all as seen in our local area.
‘Truth, Beauty & Utility’ is now open at the Museum and can be viewed on Sundays from 2 pm to 5 pm.
Please note that for the remainder of 2021 the Research Room will not be open on Sundays due to density requirements. The Museum will be closed during December 2021 and January 2022.
As per Victorian Government regulation the following are required as conditions of entry to the Museum:
For more information please see the Current restrictions in metropolitan Melbourne at the Victorian Government website.
If you are not a member you can join by submitting the online application form which will be processed by our Secretary promptly.
25th October 2021
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Becoming a member is the best way to support the Society. It’s also a way to make new friends, to share a common interest in local history and to learn new skills.
How to join
You can also come to the museum on a Sunday between 2pm and 5pm during February to November and ask for a membership form. This gives you a chance to see what we have to offer before joining. Our exact opening times are mentioned on our main web page.
Society membership gives you free entry to the museum and access to our resources. Members also receive a copy of our bi-monthly newsletter, the Heidelberg Historian (published 6 times a year).
Heidelberg Historical Society
PO Box 39
Heidelberg VIC 3084
Old Heidelberg Court House
Corner of Jika Street and Park Lane